A three-member investigation committee has been formed over the incident of circulating a photo of using a mobile phone at court by former Teknaf Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Pradeep Kumar Das, the prime accused of Maj (retd) Sinha Mohammad Rashed Khan murder case.
Additional Superintendent of Police (Headquarters) Pankaj Barua will head the committee.
Cox’s Bazar Superintendent of Police (SP) Hasanuzzaman confirmed the news on Wednesday (August 25).
Earlier, three policemen including an ATSI were withdrawn after former Teknaf Police Station OC Pradeep Kumar Das was found using a mobile at court.
ATSI Shahab Uddin and constables Abdul Kader and Abdus Salam were among the police officials suspended.
In a viral photograph, OC Pradeep was seen talking on his mobile phone while a witness was testifying in the murder case. After the image and video of the incident went viral, it sparked a nationwide controversy.